Ads for 03/03/16
ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.us
The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., at 7th and Park, Meeker.
AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.
Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 7 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158 878-5919 878-5636 Al-Anon Thurs. 7 p.m. 878-5655
Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-9691 . Emergencies call 911. Providing assistance for victims of violent crimes.
New Eden Pregnancy Care Services – pregnancy tests, emergency supplies, guidance by trained volunteers, classes on pregnancy and child care, post-abortion support, referrals. Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 345 Main Street, Meeker. Email: email@example.com or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or (970) 675-2300. All services are confidential.
Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 2:30 p.m. at The Pines, 875 Water St., Meeker.
Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Hoot Gibson, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 675-2669 home.
If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131
The Rangely Moms Group gives pregnant women and mothers of newborns through elementary school-aged children time to take a break, join in discussions and crafts, and build relationships with other moms. We meet the first Thursday of each month from September through May, from 9-11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church (144 S. Stanolind Ave.). Join us! For more information, call Heather Zadra at (970) 629-9937.
The VFW, American Legion, and their Auxiliaries will meet the second Monday of each month at 5:30 PM at 290 4th St. For further information call (970) 878-5326.
The Rangely Food Bank is open on Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at 204 E. Rio Blanco. To donate, please call 970-620-2407.
ATTN: Rio Blanco County Veterans: If you do not receive VA travel allowance for visits to the Grand Jct VAMC or to the Craig VA Clinic please contact the RBC Veterans Service Office, Meeker: Joe Dungan, 878-9690 Rangely: John “Hoot” Gibson, 878-9695
Estate Auction, Saturday, March 5th, 10:00 AM, 380 Hill View Dr., Grand Junction, Colorado (in The Ridges on the Redlands). 1972 Toyota Land Cruiser, 4 motorcycles, riding lawn mower, attachments, hand & power tools of all kinds, welder, ladders, sports items: paraglider – skiing – skate boards – 2 remote helicopters – golfing -boat – climbing – swimming – hiking -camping – head rush, etc., coins guns, bullets, stamps, sports and Star Wars cards, comic books, Atari w/games, food, appliances, 42″ flat screen TV, beds, dressers, patio furniture, living room furniture, pots, pans, desks, bedding, etc. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service 970-260-5577. See web www.cpauction.com “Call me about a sale for you”
For Sale or Possibly Rent – Denali 5th wheel, 33′, 3 slides. See by appt only @ Silver Sage RV Park, Sp 1. 970-629-1314
Corn fed cattle, ready to butcher. 970-878-4769
Huge Used Gun Safe Sale! Take advantage of our over stock of used gun safes and shave up to 25-50% off new prices! Quality Liberty Built Gun Safes To Protect your valuables against Theft and Fire! 970-945-5625 Delivery and installation available, limited inventory E-mail: Tricountylocksmithservice@gmail.com Liberty (Colonial 23) – Gndr mtn TR 25 Gun Safe 60 Min Fire rating, Granite finish, Dial Lock, Weight 563 LBS Retail $1,819.00 Sale Price $1,100.00 Save $719.00 Liberty John Deere 48 Gun Safe (Fat Boy Jr) 60 Minute Fire Rating, Black textured, Mechanical Weight 710 LBS lock, Retail $1,869.00 Sale $1,150.00 Save $719.00 Liberty Lowe’s 48 Gun Safe (Fat Boy Jr) 60 Minute Fire Rating, Black textured, Mechanical Weight 710 LBS lock, Retail $1,869.00 Sale $1,150.00 Save $719.00 Liberty Freedom (Fat Boy) 64 gun safe 75 Minute Fire rating, Mechanical Lock, Weight 880.00 LBS Retail $2,779.00 Sale $1,875.00 Save $904.00 Liberty (Centurion 18) 20Gun Safe 30 Min Fire rating, 420 LBS Flex Interior, Black Mechanical Dial Retail Retail $779.00 Sale Price $449.00 Save $330.00 Centurion 20 Liberty Cabala’s Centurion 20 Gun Safe, 30 Min Fire rating, 445 LBS, Flex Interior, Black, Mechanical Dial Retail $879.00 Sale Price $449.00 Save $430.00 Liberty Deluxe Centurion 30 gun safe, 75 minute fire rating, weight 715 LBS Mechanical Dial LBS Retail $1,789.00 Sale $998.00 Save $791.00 Liberty Centurion Explorer 23 – Holds 25 Long Guns, Fire rating 30 minutes, Weight 437 Lbs Mechanical dial Retail $1,199.00 Sale $650.00 Save $549.00 John Deere 17 Fire rating 30minute fire rating 20 Gun capacity Weight 420 LBS Retail $1.039.00 Sale $514.00 Save $525.00 Liberty Voyager – Fire rating 45 minutes Weight 563 LBS Mechanical Lock, Retail $1,300.00 Sale $775.00 Save $525.00 VOYAGER 30 Fire rating 45 minutes, Weight 639 LBS, Mechanical Lock Retail$1,300.00 Sale $825.00 Save $525.00 PH# 970-945-5625 or Email: Tricountylocksmithservice@gmail.com
LAWN AND GARDEN
Emerald City Lawn Care Snow Shoveling, Lawn, Leaf, and Garden. Free Estimates. (970) 220-2040
LOST AND FOUND
LOST: In Meeker or possibly Hwy 64 – Aluminum roof snow rake @ 12 ft long. Please call Ron at 878-3507.
ASK ABOUT OUR CNC MACHINING Can’t get a metal part? We can make all kinds of parts. We have CNC Machine equipment, lathe and tooling to do the job. Contact Phil at Family Automotive and Machine. (970)878-5606.
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Fire/EMS Chief wanted for a small Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department in Meeker, CO. Population of approximately 2500. Service area of approximately 1940 square miles. Only serious applicants need apply. Please send resume and job description requests to email@example.com or contact Vicki Crawford at Rio Blanco Fire Protection District, 970-878-3443. Application deadline 3/24/2016 at 4:00 pm MST.
Energetic people needed for the front of the house at Ma Famiglia Restaurant. Full-time and part-time positions available. Positions available immediately for qualified applicants. Pick up an application at 410 Market St., Meeker.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES DINOSAUR
House for sale in Dinosaur, fixer upper, big lot. (970)756-8800
REAL ESTATE – LAND/LOTS
35 Acres, Little Beaver Estates, Lot 18. $3,000 per acre. 970-260-5454
RENTALS – MEEKER
Pay less than rent, approximately $300 per month, 2 BDR/1.5 BA townhouse, FSBO, Call (970) 260 -8844.
2 BDR /1.5 BA Townhouse, small pet with approval, $525 per month plus deposit, call 878- 3736 or (970)260-8844.
579 9th St., 4 BDR/2BA home on one level, $850 per month, NS/NP. (970)948-4863.
Spacious and clean 2 BDR/1BA apartment, coin laundry, heat included, NS. Rent + SD, renter pays electric only. 970-756-4895
ROOM FOR RENT. Table & utilities included. 970-620-0917
APARTMENT 2BDR/1BA, fully furnished, utilities included, NS/NP, above restaurant. Call 878-4141
2 BDR/1.5 BA townhouse, washer/dryer, small fenced backyard, newly remodeled. $650 mo, $750 deposit. Small pets negotiable. (970)878-5486 or (970)930-5646
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.
AVAILABLE NOW: retail space in the center of Meeker at 6th and Main in the historic Hugus Building. Includes over 5000 square feet and loading dock in the alley. This former general store has Main Street display, windows, an antique ceiling, freight elevator, built-in cupboards and 1910 era show cases. Call 970-878-4138 for details.
CLEAN REMODELED 2BD apartments, in-house laundry, storage units available, close to shopping and the downtown area & more. $575 to $685 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
RENTALS – RANGELY
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138
Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plus deposit. 1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858
MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS
Trailers, hitches, flatbeds, toolboxes, trailer service and truck accessories. We are a “one stop shop” truck and trailer outfitter. B&W gooseneck hitches $597 installed. Pine Country Trailer Sales, Grand Junction. 1-800-287-6532.
Lower White River Pest Control District Bid Request Aerial Spray The Lower White River Pest Control District is accepting bid proposals for commercial equipped applicators to spray insecticides/larvicide on private land located within the District. Bids will be opened by the Board of County Commissioners on March 21, 2016, County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely, Colorado at 11:00am. For bid specifications and timeline details contact Wade Cox at 970-574-7299 for bid packets. If mailed, bid packets are due to the Board of Commissioners, Box i, Meeker, CO 81648 no later than March 16, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. If hand delivered the day of the bid opening (March 21st), the bids must be received no later than 11:00 am by the Board of County Commissioners, County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely, CO. Bid packets must be clearly marked Aerial Spray on the outside of the bid packet. Publish: February 25 & March 3, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Lower White River Pest Control District Bid Request Commercial Equipped Applicator The Lower White River Pest Control District is accepting bid proposals for commercial equipped applicators to spray herbicides on private land located within the District. Bids will be opened by the Board of County Commissioners on March 21, 2016, County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely, Colorado at 11:00am. For bid specifications and time line details contact Wade Cox at 970-574-7299 for bid packets. If mailed, bid packets are due to the Board of Commissioners, Box i, Meeker, CO 81648 no later than March 16, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. If hand delivered the day of the bid opening (March 21st), the bids must be received no later than 11:00am by the Board of County Commissioners, County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely, CO. Bid packets must be clearly marked Herbicide Spray on the outside of the bid packet. Publish: February 25 & March 3, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
NEEDED – MEEKER PLANNING COMMISSIONER(S) The Town of Meeker is seeking letters of interests from qualified individuals for two (2) positions on the Meeker Planning Commission. The positions will be filled by an appointment made by the Board of Trustees. Please submit a letter of interest to ATTN: Planning Commission, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641, or drop your letter at our front desk with a Town Staff member. Qualifications forthe Planning Commission member position are 1) Registered voter within the Town of Meeker, 2) Eighteen years of age or older, and 3) must have resided in the Town of Meeker for at least twelve consecutive months immediately preceding the date of appointment. For further information, please call Town Hall 878-5344. HOUSING AUTHORITY VACANCIES The Meeker Housing Authority is seeking letters of interests from qualified individuals for two (2) positions on the Authority. The positions will be filled by an appointment made by the Board of Trustees. Please submit a letter of interest to ATTN: Housing Authority, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado 81641, or drop your letter at our front desk. For further information, please call Town Hall 878-5344, or the Meeker Housing Authority at 878-5536. Publish: February 18, 25, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
PUBLIC NOTICE TOWN OF MEEKER MUNICIPAL ELECTION APRIL 5, 2016 NOTICE TO VOTERS In order to be eligible to vote in the Municipal Election, you must be a U.S. citizen, at least eighteen years of age, a resident of the Town of Meeker and have resided in the State of Colorado twenty-two (22) days prior to the date of the election. You may register to vote online at www.govotecolorado.com prior to March 16, 2016 and afterward at Town Hall,345 Market Street, Meeker, CO or at the County Clerk’s office, Rio Blanco County Courthouse Annex, 1032 Jennifer Drive, Meeker, CO during regular business hours. Dated this 29th Day of January 2016. TOWN OF MEEKER By: Lisa Cook, Town Clerk Published: February 18th, 25th and March 3rd, 2016. Rio Blanco Herald Times
PUBLIC NOTICE INVITATION TO BID 2016 GMC Truck Bid Notice is hereby given that bid proposals, for a new 2016 GMC Sierra 3500 HD 4 Wheel Drive truck, will be accepted at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO until Friday, March 11 2016 at 3:30 P.M. at which time the proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud. The bid will be awarded at the March 15, 2016 Board Meeting to be held at 7:00 P.M. at Town Hall, 345 Market Street in Meeker. Specifications are available upon request at Town Hall or by calling 970-878-5344 or on the Town’s website www.townofmeeker.org. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids; to change, add, or amend the specifications; to waive any informalities; and the right to disregard all nonconforming or conditional bids or counter proposals. Each proposal shall be reviewed and considered consistent with the provisions of the Town of Meeker Personnel Policy and Procedures Manual. The bid proposal must be placed in an envelope, securely sealed and labeled “Meeker 2016 Truck bid” and be received no later than Friday, March 11, 2016 at 3:30 P.M. or FAXED to 970-878-4513 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact Russell Overton, Public Works Superintendent at 970-942-7555 or Scott Meszaros, Town Administrator, 970-878-4960 for additional information. Published: 2/25/16, 3/3/16 & 3/10/16 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Pursuant to the Rules and Regulation of the Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board published August 1980, and pursuant to the Colorado Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Act 34-33-101, et seq., notice is hereby given of the filing of an application for Phase I Bond Release of a portion of the Colowyo Mine site. The application pertains to the existing Colowyo Coal Mine, Permit No. C-1981-019 by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway No. 13, Meeker, Colorado 81641, filed with the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety (CDRMS), Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203 and approved by the Division on April 5, 2013 (latest Permit Renewal). The Colowyo Mine is located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado. The bond release area applied for totals 65.6 acres and as reclaimed in 2015. The status of the reclamation is consistent with the requirements of the approved reclamation plan which includes backfill and regrading to the approved post mine topography, variable topsoil depth replacement, and seeding with the approved seed mixture. Exhibit 1 presents all of the reclaimed areas by year. Listed below is a general legal description of these areas: Township 3 North, Range 93 West of the 6th P.M. Section 9 – E 1/2; Section 8 – SE 1/4; Colowyo currently holds a self-bond (Bond No. SB-010) in the amount of $80,517,829. With this bond release application, the Colowyo Mine will be requesting relinquishment of 60% of the bond held for the parcel applied for under this application. A copy of the bond release application is on file at the Moffat Count Clerk and Recorder Office located in the Moffat County Courthouse, 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado 81625 and the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder Office in the Rio Blanco Courthouse located at 555 Main Street #303, Meeker, CO, 81641. Written comments, objections, and requests for a public hearing or informal conference concerning this bond release application should be addressed to the Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. Comments must be filed within thirty (30) days from the last date of this publication, or within thirty (30) days of the completed inspection by the CDRMS, whichever is later. Publish: Feb 25, March 3, 10 & 17, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Public Notice Legal Notice You are hereby notified that the Moon Lake Electric Association, Inc. will hold a public hearing regarding a proposal to increase the tariff rates. In compliance with the Americans With Disability Act, individuals needing special accommodations during these hearings should notify the Moon Lake Office at 970-675-2291 at least three days prior to the hearing. The public hearing will begin at 10:00 am on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016. Further information can be obtained by contacting the Moon Lake main office at 970-675-2291. The public is invited and encouraged to attend. The Board will consider all comments made by the public during the public hearing. Published: March 3, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
MEEKER SANITATION DISTRICT March 9, 2016 REGULAR BOARD MEETING at 7:00 PM The Regular Board Meeting of the Meeker Sanitation District will be held at the Meeker Sanitation District Office, 265 8th Street, Meeker, Colorado 1. Call to order 2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda 3. Approval of Minutes 4. Public Comments 5. New Business 6. Old Business 2nd Street Sewer Line Shop for Equipment Plant Building Repairs Plant Manager Report Office Manager Report 7. Attorney 8. Board Reports Delinquent Accounts Approve Current Bills 9. Adjourn This agenda is subject to change without further notice. Agenda is posted at the office of the Meeker Sanitation District. 265 8th Street. Published: March 3, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Town of Rangely March 8, 2016 – 7:00pm Agenda Rangely Board of Trustees (Town Council) FRANK HUITT, MAYOR JOSEPH NIELSEN, MAYOR PRO TEM LISA HATCH, TRUSTEE ANDREW SHAFFER, TRUSTEE DAN EDDY, TRUSTEE ANN BRADY, TRUSTEE KRISTIN STEELE, TRUSTEE Call to Order Roll Call Invocation Pledge of Allegiance Minutes of Meeting Approval of the minutes of the February 9, 2016 meeting. Petitions and Public Input Changes to the Agenda Public Hearings – 7:15pm Committee/Board Meetings HR Committee – Review of Operator Certification Compensation & Town Manager Employment Agreement Supervisor Reports – See Attached Lisa Piering, Clerk/Treasurer Supervisor Reports Enclosed Reports from Officers – Town Manager Update New Business Discussion and action to approve the January 2016 financial summary. Discussion and action to approve the February 2016 check register. Discussion and action to approve the Liquor License renewal for Mini Mart DBA Loaf n Jug. Discussion and action to approve the Special Event Permit for the CNCC Foundation Dinner April 9, 2016. Discussion and action to approve the Liquor License renewal for Willis Rangely Enterprises LLC DBA Rangely Liquor Store. Discussion and action to approve the Audit proposal from Colorado CPA Services for a Single Audit for 2015 not to exceed $16,000. Discussion and action to approve the Town Manager Employment Agreement. Discussion and action to approve the submission of an AGNC Min-Grant Application for Directional Signage in the amount of $10,000 with an equal match to be derived from either the Community Development Fund or the RDA/RDC. The same grant application is also being submitted by RBC for the same amounts of funding in order to complete the project. ($10,000 Grant application with an equal match amount) Informational Items Overton Recycling Inc. – Establishment of recycling services Lower White River Pest Control District Scheduled Announcements Rangely District Library regular meeting March 14, 2016 at 5:00pm. Rangely Junior College District Board meeting is scheduled for March 14, 2016 at 12:00pm. Western Rio Blanco Park & Recreation District meeting March 14, 2016 at 7:00pm. Rural Fire Protection District board meeting is scheduled for March 21, 2016 at 7:00pm. Rangely School District board meeting is scheduled for March 21, 2016 at 6:15pm. Rio Blanco County Commissioners meeting is scheduled for March 21, 2016 at 11:00am. Rangely Chamber of Commerce board meeting is scheduled for March 17, 2016 at 12:00pm. Community Networking Committee meeting is scheduled for March 22, 2016 at 12:00pm. Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District board meeting is March 30, 2016 at 7:00pm. Rangely District Hospital board meeting is scheduled for March 31, 2016 at 6:00pm. Adjournment Published: March 3, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times
NOTICE OF CANCELLATION and CERTIFIED STATEMENT OF RESULTS 1-13.5-513(6), 32-1-104, 1-11-103(3) C.R.S. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Meeker Sanitation District, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, that at the close of business on the sixty-third day before the election, there were not more candidates for director than offices to be filled, including candidates filing affidavits of intent to be write-in candidates; therefore, the election to be held on May 3, 2016 is hereby canceled pursuant to section 1-13.5-513(6) C.R.S. The following candidates are hereby declared elected: MICHAEL F. HOKE 4 YEAR TERM until May, 2020 Signed, Gail Frantz Designated Election Official Contact Person for the District: Gail Frantz Telephone Number of the District: 970-878-5192 Address of the District: PO Box 417, Meeker, CO 81641 District Facsimile Number: 970-878-5988 District Email: email@example.com Published: March 3, and March 10, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times